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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Roy trading post, built in about 1857.
Description: Employees of Anderson & Sons, a Minneapolis construction company, surfacing and curing USH 53 in Douglas County.
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: date unknown
Description: Black and white postcard of the President's Dining Lodge on the Brule River surrounded by trees. A bridge can be seen on the left. The text below reads "Pr...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Black and white postcard of Cedar Island Lodge, located on the Brule River, owned by Henry Clay Pierce, businessman and financier. It was dubbed the Summer...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Museum.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Nemadji River at the foot of 2nd Avenue and Robertson Avenue.
Description: Exterior view of the Tyomies Publishing Company building. The 6th Street Cafe is visible next door.
Description: This map of Superior and the vicinity shows selected company properties, railroads, and roads in a portion of Douglas County. The map reads: "Copyrighted 1...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Great Northern grain elevator.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Stamp for Wisconsin created during or after President Calvin Coolidge's 1928 summer visit to Wisconsin. President Coolidge spent the summer fishing on the...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View of Tower Avenue, looking north. A drugstore can be seen on the corner (right), as can an auto parts store.
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"Cordes bought his cultivated land from an Irishman and built for himself in 1859 a nice brick dwelling house. Because of the r...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Illustrated view of Superior.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: A windmill with eight vanes stands along an unpaved road. The mill was built by Jacob Davidson in 1904 to grind flour and livestock feed. Davidson hand-hew...
Description: Dedication ceremony for the dam on the St. Croix River that is now part of the Gordon Dam County Park. Construction on this dam was begun as a WPA project...
Description: An early view of the Richard Ira Bong Memorial - a P-38, although not a plane that Bong himself flew. The plane was acquired from the Air Force by the loca...
Description: View down railroad tracks towards the Central Avenue depot and the railroad crossing.
Description: Captain Abe McDougall's whaleback boat, docked at the American Steel Barge Company.
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